Ban on in-vitro step illegal, nation is told

Posted: December 22, 2012 at 1:39 a.m.

A Costa Rican ban on in-vitro fertilization has been struck down by the Inter-American Court of Human Rights in a decision that reproductivehealth groups said could lead to greater access to abortion and some contraception in other Latin American countries.

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Front Section, Pages 3 on 12/22/2012